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Top 20 Song Chart for January 6, 1962

Joey Dee & The Starliters is top over this week's song chart with Peppermint Twist - Part I. The Lion Sleeps Tonight by The Tokens finds the runner-up spot. At number three this week is Chubby Checker with The Twist.


2 1   Peppermint Twist - Part I  
  Joey Dee & The Starliters
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1 2   The Lion Sleeps Tonight 1  
  The Tokens
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3 3   The Twist 1  
  Chubby Checker
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9 4   When I Fall In Love  
  The Lettermen
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4 5   Walk On By 4  
  Leroy Van Dyke
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6 6   I Don't Know Why  
  Linda Scott
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13 7   Can't Help Falling In Love 1  
  Elvis Presley
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11 8   Happy Birthday, Sweet Sixteen  
  Neil Sedaka
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12 9   When The Boy In Your Arms (Is The Boy In Your Heart)  
  Connie Francis
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5 10   Run To Him 3  
  Bobby Vee
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14 11   I Know (You Don't Want Me No More) 2  
  Barbara George
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15 12   Unchain My Heart  
  Ray Charles
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7 13   There's No Other (Like My Baby) 6  
  The Crystals
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16 14   Til 9  
  The Angels
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8 15   Big Bad John 1  
  Jimmy Dean
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19 16   Revenge  
  Brook Benton
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10 17   Let There Be Drums 9  
  Sandy Nelson
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- 18   A Little Bitty Tear 12  
  Burl Ives
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- 19   Cotton Fields 7  
  The Highwaymen
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- 20   Small Sad Sam  
  Phil McLean
    YouTube    


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